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Dr. Babaei Discusses Health Risks Posed by Shapewear Undergarments

Dr. Arash Babaei (Medicine – Gastroenterology/Hepatology) discusses risks posed by shapewear, a new undergarment that constrains the body and changes an individual’s shape. Dr. Babaei said that by wearing a size too small or for extended periods of time can increase intragastric pressure, cause reflux problems, and increase risk of blood clots.

http://www.cbs58.com/news/local-news/Shapewear-Misconceptions-A-Bottom-Line-Report-246989541.html

CBS 58 News, February 24, 2014

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Dr. Heffelfinger Receives Grant to Study Type 1 Diabetes Management among Young Children

Sept. 02 - Amy Heffelfinger, PhD and Astrida Kaugers, PhD, from Marquette University were awarded a one-year, $50,000 grant from the Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin to study type 1 diabetes management among young children. Wauwatosa Now

Dr. Raymond Cites Opportunities for MCW Students through Academic/Industry Partnership

Sept. 02 - A blog by Matt Cordio of Start-Up Milwaukee published in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel provides background information on The Commons, an academic/industry partnership which helps college students become entrepreneurs. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Dr. Liang Receives $1.5 Million NIH Grant to Study Role of MicroRNA in Hypertension

Sept. 02 - Mingyu Liang, PhD received a four year, $1.5 million grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute to study the role of a specific microRNA in the development of hypertension and associated kidney injury. Wauwatosa Now

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